Difference between revisions of "Water buffalo leather - Buffalo leather"
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Buffalo leather and water buffalo leather are usually sold as aniline leather. The skin structure of the buffalo has large-pores and this is evident in leather derived from it. Compared to normal bovine leather, the significantly coarser porosity is clearly noticeable. The fibre structure itself is also coarser. Buffalo leather has thicker single fibres, but is not so closely interwoven. It is nevertheless a stable and sturdy leather.
There are 74 species of domestic buffaloes.
Therefore, the following generation of buffalo leather was pigmented to reduce fading and stain sensitivity.